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Add 27/84 and 8/7

1st number: 27/84, 2nd number: 1 1/7

27/84 + 8/7 is 41/28.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 84 and 7 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 84 × 1 = 84,
    27/84 = 27 × 1/84 × 1 = 27/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 7 × 12 = 84,
    8/7 = 8 × 12/7 × 12 = 96/84
  4. Add the two fractions:
    27/84 + 96/84 = 27 + 96/84 = 123/84
  5. 123/84 simplified gives 41/28
  6. So, 27/84 + 8/7 = 41/28
    In mixed form: 113/28

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